The annual Densho Dinner is on Nov. 2 and we wanted to make it easy for our out-of-town friends to make a weekend o… https://t.co/ku3yFQjSrl
Despite the barbed wire, military police, oppressive heat and almost total lack of shade, and a nightly curfew and… https://t.co/04VhxcZcQm
Densho is a Japanese term meaning “to pass on to the next generation,” or to leave a legacy. The legacy we offer is an American story with ongoing relevance: during World War II, the United States government incarcerated innocent people solely because of their ancestry.
Densho’s extensive digital collections chronicle the WWII incarceration of Japanese Americans. Your donations allow us make our material free to everyone and to continue in the important work of preserving the stories of the past for the generations of tomorrow.
Densho is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, tax number 91-2164150